Stamps tie in Nation’s Capital

2 hours ago | Max Campbell
In their Week 1 matchup from Ottawa, the Calgary Stampeders kicked off their 2017 season by settling for an action-packed 31-31 tie with the RedBlacks. A deadlock at the half was a sign of things ...

First Starts in Red and White

June 22, 2017 | Paul Mawdsley
The Stamps will have some new faces lining up with their starting defence on Friday. Two of them, linebacker Maleki Harris and defensive lineman Bryan Hall, will make their first ever start in ...

Stampeders set for rumble with RedBlacks

June 22, 2017 | Max Campbell
Calgary Stampeders at Ottawa RedBlacks TD Place Stadium Friday, June 23 Kickoff: 5:30 p.m. MT Radio: News Talk 770, SiriusXM 167 TV: TSN, ESPN3 Back-to-back against the RedBlacks. Talk about a ...

Tunde’s Homecoming

June 21, 2017 | Alex Medina
There really is no place like home. Stampeders 2017 third-round selection Tunde Adeleke spent most of his life in Ottawa, from graduating high school from St. Francis Xavier to attending Carleton ...

New puzzle begins

June 21, 2017 | George Johnson
Inveterate puzzle-solver Joshua Bell surely does relish the challenge of an interlocking Ravensburger or Clementoni. “I like the 1,000-piece ones,” confesses the silver-tongued defensive safety. ...

Door’s open for Ucambre

June 20, 2017 | Alex Medina
When opportunity knocks, there is the choice to open the door or ignore the knock and stick to what you know. Ucambre Williams was given a new opportunity and didn’t hesitate to accept it. After ...

A Leader Becomes a Captain

June 19, 2017 | Paul Mawdsley
He’s never needed the recognition to be a leader. Since joining the Stampeders as a free agent in 2014, Joshua Bell has been an energetic, enthusiastic, talented member of the team’s ...

Davis ready to get cookin’

June 19, 2017 | George Johnson
Father’s Day supper at Big Daddy Biscuit’s place seems to have been a pot-luck affair. “This guy,’’ DeVone Claybrooks is announcing to one and all in that unmistakeable basso voice of his, “makes ...

Cold Winter: Messam, Stamps done with consolation prizes

June 19, 2017 | Jim Morris
“It took a long time to get over what happened. It was really tough to wash things away. It really didn’t go away until we started camp this year.” Jerome Messam had the best season of his CFL ...

Jones sticks around

June 18, 2017 | George Johnson
Living the life of Riley. Actually. “Yeah, life’s pretty good right now,’’ confesses Riley Jones, on the first day of actual gettin’-down-to-it preparation for the Calgary Stampeders’ 2017 ...

Late starter earns roster spot

June 18, 2017 | Alex Medina
An unknown commodity headed into training camp has now made himself officially known. Linebacker Jameer Thurman joined the team a little later than the other rookies as he was signed on the eve ...

On to the next Level

June 18, 2017 | Max Campbell
All he wanted was a chance. And after nearly three weeks of training camp, Patrick Levels has proven he belongs. The defensive back hailing from Dallas, Tex., has earned a spot with the Stamps ...

Closer look at Stamps 2017 roster

June 17, 2017 | Staff
After 23 days, a couple dozen practices and two pre-season contests, the Stampeders’ 2017 training camp is in the books. In advance of Saturday’s 8 p.m. MDT deadline, the Stamps have set their ...

Special award unveiled

June 17, 2017 | George Johnson
This particular Calgary Fire Department Battalion Chief has an unabashed soft spot for the those out there on an altogether different sort of front line, also doing important work largely without ...

Bye-bye two-a-days!

June 14, 2017 | Paul Mawdsley
“Thank goodness,” Rob Cote laughed. That was the fullback’s reaction to Wednesday being the final two-a-day of pre-season. The 11-year CFL veteran knows the importance of training ...

Trying to make his mark

June 13, 2017 | Paul Mawdsley
Running back Terry Williams inserted himself into the Battle of Alberta when he ripped off what everyone thought was a 21-yard TD run in Sunday’s pre-season game against the Edmonton Eskimos. Of ...


June 12, 2017 | George Johnson
Just the other day while channel surfing, Jabari Arthur happened upon a show focusing on Chad Pennington, Giovanni Cornazzi, Chris Redman, Tee Martin, Marc Bulger and ex-CFLer Spurgeon ...

Alberta rivals renew hostilities in pre-season action

June 10, 2017 |
The Battle of Alberta opens up a new chapter on Sunday night, as the Edmonton Eskimos entertain the Calgary Stampeders in pre-season play at Commonwealth Stadium.

Rob’s raring to go

June 10, 2017 | George Johnson
After 11 training camps, the routine can become a little, well . . . routine. But for Rob Cote, there is always a moment of reaffirmation that illuminates why he’s back putting his body on the ...

Friendly face has helped transition

June 9, 2017 | Paul Mawdsley
Marvin Ross didn’t have to travel far to try-out for the Stampeders. The Florida resident made the short trip to Stamps mini-camp that was held in that state earlier this year in hopes of earning ...